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Dot and the Kangaroo (1977)

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Barbara Frawley ...
Dot (voice)
Joan Bruce ...
The Kangaroo / Mother (voice)
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Mr. Platypus (voice)
June Salter ...
Mrs. Platypus (voice)
Ross Higgins ...
Willie Wagtail (voice)
Lola Brooks ...
(voice)
Peter Gwynne ...
(voice)
Ron Haddrick ...
Father (voice)
Richard Meikle ...
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George Assang ...
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Kerrie Biddell ...
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John Derum ...
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Kevin Golsby ...
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Nola Lester ...
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Sue Walker ...
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Dot's collar and sleeves are white in this film yet in the sequels, they appear to vary between pale-yellow and cream. See more »

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The red kangaroo speaks verbally to Dot before Dot tastes the 'Food of Understanding'. See more »

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Featured in Dot and Santa Claus (1981) See more »

Soundtracks

In the Kangaroo Pouch
Music by Bob Young
Lyrics by John Palmer
Performed by Barbara Frawley
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A Great Children's movie
12 March 2001 | by (studio city, ca) – See all my reviews

I remember seeing this movie as a child on HBO. I keep looking for a copy to rent or buy. It is the delightful story of a young girl(animated) who gets lost in the Australian outback(Live footage).

She is befriended by a group of animals who help her through the outback to find her way back home. Along the way she learns a bit about the history of the outback. Filled with some catchy songs and a great story, this movie rates high among my favorite children's movies. If you and your child get a chance to see this I highly recommend it


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